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National Mourning For Lataji

New Delhi: Union Government has decided to give a state funeral and observe two-days long National Mourning on the death of Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar.

Ministry of Home Affairs announced here on 6 February that the Union Government has also decided that as a mark of respect, two days of state mourning will be observed from Sunday and Monday.

 “During State Mourning, the National Flag will be flown at half-mast both days throughout India and there will be no official entertainment programs.

R K Singh, Joint Secretary MHA has communicated to all the Chief Secretaries and Administrators of Union Territories.

Mr.Singh in a message has said “The Government of India announces with profound sorrow the death of Kumari Lata Mangeshkar on 6 February, 2022.”